Frontend Developer

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Frontend Developer

We are currently looking for a Front End Developer to join a small team within a fintech delivering compelling user experiences for institutional-grade platforms.

The successful candidate will be responsible for leading and implementing the design and development of the front-end environment for the platform, a cloud-based analytics tool, and client-facing user interfaces. This will include prototyping, implementing, and enhancing the UI experience to provide a compelling experience for users of the products. 

As part of the role, you will get to work with a diverse client portfolio whilst being guided by a Senior Management team with global experience across the finance sector. You will be presented with many interesting development opportunities working with both the platform team, and across the investment practice.  

Your applied experience in delivering compelling user experiences for institutional-grade platforms will be utilised using a modern technology stack including JavaScript, React.js, and prototyping tools such as Figma. You will have full responsibility for UI development and implementation including the development of UI component libraries. 

You will have enterprise grade UI development experience utilising web technologies, with rich content and analytics. This would include development of advanced UI’s for desktop, tablet and mobile. Ideally you would have experience with, or a good understanding of how to use application frameworks such as Progressive Web Applications, Electron.js, OpenFin or Cosaic Finsemble.

Key Responsibilities
- Utilise appropriate tools for development of production ready UI components and libraries
- Build non-connected prototypes of user interfaces for the purposes of design feedback
- Lead the development and delivery of high-quality user experiences as part of the development team
- Manage the front-end code to make sure all libraries are well documented, maintained, and reliable.
- Deliver high quality code into production for user interfaces that is stable and renders correctly across multiple form factors (e.g. desktop, tablet, mobile).
- Become a trusted subject matter expert and contribute to the collective knowledge of the development team and an integral member
- Take initiative in suggesting and recommending advancements and improvements in our UI code base
- Research and integrate user interface components where necessary such as third-party frameworks, chat bots and frameworks.
- Understand the current implementations and improve them to develop and consistent platform identity and look and feel.

Knowledge/Skills/Experience
- Experience with professional, enterprise grade applications in Financial Services, Wealth Management or Fintech
- Deep experience and understanding of React, JavaScript, CSS and HTML5 including best practices
- Extensive experience with developing user interface solutions, including using tools of the trade to develop rich user interfaces with complexity
- Experience in CSS for multiple form factor deployment such as desk, tablet and mobile
- Advantageous to have experience with multiple languages and platforms such as Python/Flask/Django or Dash

To be considered, please follow the appropriate application link. Shortlisting will begin immediately.